Master of Arts in Political Science

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Program Description

The primary objective of the Master of Arts in Political Science is to provide graduates with training and expertise in selective subfields such as Governance and Policy Process, World and Borderland Politics, and the Politics of Race, Gender, and Class. The degree will

Enhance student competence in the content, principles, and methods of political science;

Prepare students for entry into jobs requiring a sound knowledge of statistical and other research methods; and

Equip students with the skills necessary for jobs in secondary and community college education, governmental and quasi‐governmental agencies at all levels of government, non‐profit organizations, and the media.

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